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Backlight

Provides pictures and a movie that uses ray tracing to explore the effects of relativity.
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Anthony Searle
Date Added: Jun 03, 2000 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2011
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AnySpeed Relativity Slide

A slide shot (similar to an overhead transparency) of the theoretical basis for anyspeed acceleration problems. For a... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: P. Fraundorf
Date Added: May 16, 2000 Date Modified: Mar 28, 2001
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Existence of Magnetic Fields

This applet shows interactions between moving charges. It shows with a system of two wires why magnetic fields must... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Physics 1
Date Added: May 22, 2001 Date Modified: Aug 01, 2003
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Second Semester Simulations

A complete set of simulations for the second semester of a college level physics class.
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Author: Andrew Duffy
Date Added: Apr 17, 2012 Date Modified: Apr 17, 2012
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Space Time Lab

This Java applet demonstrates some physical effects of Einstein's Special Relativity. On the left is a graph of... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Physics 1
Date Added: May 22, 2001 Date Modified: May 22, 2001
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Spherical Geometry Demo

This applet shows the impact of a curved space, in this case a sphere, on the transport of vectors. Also shown is the result... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: John M. Sullivan
Date Added: Sep 23, 2003 Date Modified: Jan 11, 2005
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The GUTs of the Universe

From ThinkQuest: Our web site is about relativity, quantum mechanics, and the incompatibilities between them which may be... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Jennie Siering and Fawntia Fowler
Date Added: Sep 19, 2000 Date Modified: Mar 27, 2001
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The Relativity Challenge

This material allows students to explore relativity and time dilation using data on K-meson decay in accelerators. It... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Tom Jordan
Date Added: Mar 07, 2003 Date Modified: Mar 07, 2003
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Time Dilation

A spaceship is flying a distance of 5 light hours, for example from Earth to the planet Pluto. The speed can be regulated... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Walter Fendt
Date Added: Feb 24, 2001 Date Modified: May 20, 2003
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Twin Paradox Applet

This is the first of a series of visualizations for explaining aspects of the theory of relativity. This applet draws a... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Rob Salgado
Date Added: Mar 14, 1998 Date Modified: Mar 26, 2001
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